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Tank and vessel weighing is important for a variety of applications. It is imperative to know the exact amount of material in your vessel to produce consistent products and repeatable batches. These containers often have pipes, motors, mixers and agitators attached to them The presence of these attachments needs to be considered and mitigated. Also, it’s not enough to have good load cells, the introduction of the force to the load cell is also critical. This load introduction can be optimized by using proper mounting hardware. The 8011 Insert Sensor is a low cost weight sensor that installs in less than an hour and is perfect for monitoring inventory levels in bulk storage.